Bassline Baseline is a video essay that investigates the invention, failure and subsequent resurrection of the mythic Roland TB-303 Bass Line music machine in the last two decades of the 20th century. The narrative seeks to invite thoughts on technological mediation within product innovation and creative expression. The dead-panned 'documentary' video attempts to explore how and why creative tools fail and how increasingly more options, parameters or intermediaries devised during a tool's... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Roland TB-303, computer, bassline, acid, techno, electronic
An NTSC DV 25 video frame is made of 1500 DIF blocks (10 DIF sequences of 150 blocks each: 1 for a header, 2 for subcode data, 3 for auxilliary video data, 9 for audio, and 135 for video). In order to better handle data loss or tape damage the relationship between the data and the audiovisual data is scrambled. This media file is a demonstration of the underlying organizational structures of DV's DIF blocks. The files was produced from two source frames: one with color bars and tone and one a... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: dv, dif, video scrambling
National Archives and Records AdministrationARC Identifier 2569585 / Local Identifier 111-TV-315Big Picture: Army Talent ShowDVD copied by Master Scanner Thomas Gideon. Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). This week's THE BIG PICTURE Army TV show will bring viewers top Army entertainers in a half hour variety show produced on the mammoth soundstage at the Signal Corps Pictorial... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
UFO over San Antonio, Texas (6-11-2008). For the full case file on this UFO sighting, check out: http://www.theblackvault.com/wiki/index.php/San_Antonio%2C_Texas_%286-11-2008%29 favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: ufo, ufos, sightings, extraterrestrials, aliens, spacecraft, conspiracy, cover-up, et, ets,...
This is a 30 second commercial about "the modern woman". The fubest part was hearing the voice-over for the first time. Enjoy! favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: gallery of salons, raina james, austin, local commercial
National Archives and Records AdministrationLocal Identifier 111-TF-1386Radar: Technical Principles (Reel 1) - Part 2 - MechanicsNo ARC Description. DVD Copied by Master Scanner Thomas Gideon. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
This is a nice animation created by the guys at ESA to illustrate how the Sun will expand into a red giant at the end of its life and what will happen to the Earth. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: astronomy sun redgiant
Retread is a short format video inspired by Ron Fricke's 1992 film Baraka. Charting a similar course with its cinematographic journeys around the globe, Retread swaps out the 70mm panoramic shots of urban and remote landscapes found in the original for footage sampled from a variety of American SUV television commercials. In the case of each commercial, the automobile was digitally removed, with all of the advertisements subsequently pieced together to form one continuous whole. The edit was... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: SUV, edit, commercial, Photoshop, retread, jingle
A 1954 commercial for Dixie Cups Paper Cups. This commercial aired live and features Mary Hartline. The complete telecast can also be found on IA here http://www.archive.org/details/1954circus favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 1954, TV, Television, 1950s, 50s, 1950's, 50's, Fifties, Dixie Cups, Paper Cups, Kinescope, Mary...
Stopmotion animation. A stranger comes to an abandoned cirkus where a couple still lives. Photographing connects the trio, but things starts to go queer. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: animation: Stop-Motion, stopmotion, romance, puppet-animation, triangeldrama, love, photography,...
Department of DefensePIN 600519MAN AND SAFETY - ANIMATEDUSES ANIMATION TO EXPLAIN HOW COMMUNICATIONS; PHYSICAL LIMITATIONS; PHYSIOLOGICAL LIMITATIONS; AND SUPERVISION RELATE TO THE ROLE OF HUMAN LIMITATIONS IN ACCIDENTS. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: defenseimagery.mil, public.resource.org
The first and original in a series of short stop motion animated films about a puppet named Ermo who likes to poop in a variety of hats. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Ermo, Puppet, Animation, Stop-Motion, Funny, Cartoon, Beans, Hats, Nathan Smithe (the
A great little film showing a young woman nudist back in 1950 by the edge of a lake. Music is "Stranger On The Shore" (well its almost applicable) By Acker Bilk. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: Stripper - Strippers - Stag - Burlesque - Naked
A pilot taking of with his single-engine, watched by two skeletons with "Icarus" on their bony minds ... (dedicated to a friend of mine recently finished his exams to become an airline pilot). [ 2nd in a series of lego-cgi-shorts, called "skeletoons" (for obvious reasons ;-) ] favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Lego, Animation
Dedication of NBC's new Washington, D.C. Facilities, housing NBC network and WRC-TV television studios on May 22, 1958. The program represents the earliest known color recording discovered to date. Recorded on 2" Quadruplex Videotape by Ampex VR-1000 series recorders. The program starts in black and white, showing President Eisenhower arriving outside the WRC studios. Later inside, Robert Sarnoff, president of NBC, pushes a button signifying the inauguration of the WRCA new color studios.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, 50's Television, 1950's, Fifties, 1958, Live TV, Color, NBC, WRC, Video, Videotape,...
a jesus action figure dances to techno music. this was my very first animation! back when i was barely 13 favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: animation, religion, satire, claymation, stop motion animation, humor, comedy, edgy
0682 PA8532 World of Tomorrow, The from 025.07; Engel collection; 16 B&W MOS neg pix favoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: California: History and culture, World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939-40, San Francisco: Scenics:...
Vic Morrow stars as Michael Cardiff, a professional assasin who seeks revenge on those responsible for his past prison sentence. By disguising himself as a black South African, he sets his plan while foiling the police. Van Dissel plays the cop, Roos who is dedicated and stops at nothing. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Crime, Drama
Join The Crew Of THE HIPPIIE SPACED SHIP on their manic trek threw the cosmic mung. favoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: south park, aqua team, aqua team hunger force, strange, weird, funny, comedy, sci fi, parody, Tavis...
Machinista 04 Entry - Full Screen Robovision A short animation derived from observations made from nature [dracaena_draco] and then corrupted by the artist's own visual apparatus and mind storage facility. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Machinista, Robovision
A Duplo train ride through a duplo town. It has people and different buildning lika a fire department, school, monorail, flats, office, a gas stations and more. For little more info about making the movie look at klasbricks.blogspot.com favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: lego duplo train town movie village city klasbricks
Music video by Cementimental. Original lo-fi animation was combined with clips from "Leave It to Roll-Oh", a public domain movie from the Prelinger Archive. Much of the raw footage was subjected to experimental 'data bending' techniques; the movie files were edited as raw text data, resulting in controlled corruption effects for a distressed sci-fi aesthetic. Other effects were created by misusing morphing software. The music was made from loops composed using the Game Boy Camera's... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Music Videos: Cementimental, Clipfilms, Prelinger Archival Footage
National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 12106 / Local Identifier 65.32 - Stay Alert, Stay Alive: The Techniques and Mechanics of Arrest, ca. 1960 - ca. 1969 - Department of Justice. Federal Bureau of Investigation. (1935 - ). TRAINING FILM: Proper and improper arrest procedures are portrayed. FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover inviting law enforcement officers and other such agencies to use FBI training facilities. Emphasizes precautionary measures in making arrest to avoid... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
Dramatic first-person description of the results of mixing with drinking and driving. "The Highball Highway" including descriptions of driving with .05% to .10% alcohol in your blood. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
A Classic commercial for Finesse Flowing Creme Shampoo, invented by Jules Montenier (yes, he was a real person). This commercial aired on October 5th, 1952 on the CBS Television Network. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Classic TV, Television, 50s, 50's, 1950s, 1950's, Fifties, Commercial, Advertising, Fabulous,...
Fits on a floppy, COPY -> to your old FLOPPIES (or make your own). Talks about space time in relationship to NOW. Shows some nice 70s clips. Very compressed to fit on a floppy disk. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: Space Time Floppy in the 70s